Material Handler , Yard - Construction Products

Charlotte, NC posted on August 22

A.H. Harris provides the highest quality construction materials with a special focus on forming, sitework, concrete repair and concrete restoration.  We partner with business customers in the heavy and highway, commercial, industrial and residential markets.  A.H. Harris has 53 warehouse distribution locations from Maine to North Carolina. This full-time position will be located at our Charlotte distribution center, which is approximately 1/2 mile from the downtown mall.  


Job Responsibilities:

-Help manage operations in respective yard, focusing primarily on forming and shoring equipment and rentals used in the construction of concrete walls, columns and slabs.  

-Unload, count, receive and inspect inbound yard deliveries and transfers of forming and shoring equipment.

-Lift and maneuver, using forklift and manual assistance, heavy formwork and tilt-up braces made of steel, aluminum and plywood.  

-Clean equipment rentals using power washer and grinder machinery and repair damaged formwork to maximize lifespan of equipment.

-Pick and help load orders for both walk-in customers and delivery drivers.

-Conduct inventory cycle counts and maintain organization of materials in yard.    

-Work collectively with sales representatives and drivers.  May assist handlers with other building product materials inside of warehouse.

-Shift will be Monday-Friday 7am-4pm days, no nights or weekends



-2+ years related physically demanding yard/outdoor experience. Ability to lift up to 80 pounds.

-Forklift experience, experience using commercial machinery and general carpentry knowledge required.  

-Employer loyalty evident by working 2+ years with a single company.  

-High School diploma (or GED), reliable transportation, ability to pass a criminal background check/drug test/physical.  


Compensation & Benefits:

-Hourly pay at consistent 40 hour work week + possible overtime

-Affordable health, dental and vision insurance; company-paid life & disability insurance

-Generously matched 401K, paid time off, holidays & company logo attire.

-Frequent team building events including luncheons, happy hours and an all-expense paid company wide holiday party.